Vortex flow meter installation – Emerson Automation
I have an 8600 from Emerson on high-temperature steam. If I have material covering the pipe to keep in the temperature, should I install the vortex in a different position? ...
Vortex flow meters – what you need to know
Vortex flow meters - what you need to know If you have steam flow to measure, then you've heard of vortex flow meters. But do you really know how they work? Don't worry. Today we'll talk about that and more. You can use vortex flow meters in applications from water to gas, but one of the most co ...
What should I know about electromagnetic flow meters (magmeter)?
What should I know about electromagnetic flow meters (magmeter)? So many devices - how do you choose! Don't worry, we can help. You know all options have pros and cons, not only from brand to brand but also from process to process. You also know that high-end models usually offer more than low-budg ...
Product Review: OMEGA FMG600 Series magnetic flow meter
Product Review: OMEGA FMG600 Series magnetic flow meter You're absolutely right, I didn't write many product reviews at the end of last year! I used that time to work on new types of content to find out if they could help our audience better. In that vein, I created our buyer guides, combining exis ...
Offshore and Onshore Flow Metering Systems – Final Chapter
Chapter Seven-  “The Problem with Master Metering is… ... that it is not a prover.” That’s usually how that sentence ends. Ball and piston provers are effectively discontinuous positive displacement flow meters. An accurate swept volume divided by the displacement period (measured accurat ...
Offshore and Onshore Flow Metering Systems – Part III
Offshore and Onshore Flow Metering Systems - Part III Chapter Five – The Shock of the New By the mid 1990s, the phrases ‘fit for purpose’ and ‘cost reduction’ hit the Oil & Gas projects. Traditional metering stations with relatively high CAPEX and maintenance costs.  But let's not f ...
Offshore and Onshore Flow Metering Systems – Part II
Chapter Three: Space – The Final Frontier Early on, people called Gulf rigs ‘lily-pads’. The traditional meter stations barely fit on the structures. The flow meter process offshore was either very unsophisticated  or simply carried out elsewhere. David Potter's work in the 1940s for the ...
Offshore and Onshore Flow Metering Systems – Part I
Offshore and Onshore Flow Metering Systems - Part I Chapter One: The Journey of the Fellowship Commences To begin our journey on flow metering systems we are going to ask ourselves a question: Why the hell would anyone get oil offshore when they could get it onshore? The simple reason is that they ...
Flow measurement range Promag P 300
I am looking for a new flow meter, and I have a question about Endress+Hauser's magmeter. What's the measurement range of the Promag P 300 and where can I scale out the flow meter? ...
House of Mass: Fancy Coriolis mass flow meters
Fancy Coriolis mass flow meters House of Cards in the automation world? Have you ever seen the House of Cards series on Netflix? Great show. It depicts life backstage in the political world and everything that happens to win campaigns and avoid impeachment and other unsavory ends. I recommend it! ...